Follow Ambedkar’s example to fight for social justice: UN

AMN A top UN official has urged nations to follow the example of social reformer and Dalit icon Baba Saheb Ambedkar in the fight for social justice and equality. Deputy Secretary-General, Amina Mohammed, was speaking at a special event organised in New York by India’s Permanent Mission to the UN to mark Ambedkar’s 126th birth … Continue reading Follow Ambedkar’s example to fight for social justice: UN

Senegal: 22 burnt to death 87 injured at Religious Festival

In Senegal, at least 22 people have been burnt to death and 87 others sustained injuries when fire erupted during an annual religious gathering of Muslims. Thousands of Muslims from various countries participate in the religious gathering every year.

Former American diplomat urges Trump admin to hit terror groups inside Pakistan

A top former American diplomat has said, the Trump administration should hit terrorist groups inside Pakistan. Zalmay Khalilzad, who served as the US ambassador to the United Nations and Afghanistan in the Bush administration, said the US and NATO forces were being attacked by terrorists hiding in the sanctuaries inside Pakistan. Khalilzad said during a … Continue reading Former American diplomat urges Trump admin to hit terror groups inside Pakistan

PM Modi launches BHIM Aadhaar platform to facilitate digital payments

AMN Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched the BHIM-Aadhaar service, at the main function organized by the Niti Ayog at Mankapur Indoor Stadium in Nagpur on the occasion of Ambedkar Jayanti. BHIM Aadhar, the merchant interface of the BHIM app would pave way for making digital payments by using the Aadhaar platform. Speaking on the … Continue reading PM Modi launches BHIM Aadhaar platform to facilitate digital payments

पीएम मोदी ने नागपुर में कई विकास परियोजनाओं का किया शुभारंभ

प्रधानमंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी ने नागपुर में कोराडी थर्मल पावर परियोजना को देश को समर्पित किया। इस अवसर पर महाराष्ट्र के मुख्यमंत्री देवेंद्र फडणवीस, राज्यपाल सी विद्यासागर राव, केंद्रीय मंत्री नितिन गडकरी, रवि शंकर प्रसाद, प्रकाश जावड़ेकर और अन्य नेता भी मौजूद रहे। इसके बाद प्रधानमंत्री मोदी ने कोराडी थर्मल पावर का जायजा लिया। प्रधानमंत्री ने … Continue reading पीएम मोदी ने नागपुर में कई विकास परियोजनाओं का किया शुभारंभ

ईवीएम मामले पर केंद्र और चुनाव आयोग को सुप्रीम कोर्ट का नोटिस

पेपर ट्रेल के बिना ईवीएम के इस्तेमाल के खिलाफ बसपा की याचिका पर सुप्रीम कोर्ट ने केंद्र और चुनाव आयोग को भेजा नोटिस। मामले में 8 मई को होगी सुनवाई। उच्चतम न्यायालय ने पेपर ट्रेल के बगैर ईवीएम मशीनों के इस्तेमाल को चुनौती देने वाली बसपा की याचिका पर केंद्र और चुनाव आयोग से जवाब … Continue reading ईवीएम मामले पर केंद्र और चुनाव आयोग को सुप्रीम कोर्ट का नोटिस

RBI goes tough on banks to ease bad debts

Revised Prompt Corrective Action (PCA) framework for banks The Reserve Bank of India RBI has further tightening rules on banks with a fresh set of “Prompt corrective action” guidelines which it has released on Thursday. The new guidelines are seen as a move to address bad loans. In these rules, the RBI is threatening to … Continue reading RBI goes tough on banks to ease bad debts

Centre moves Supreme Court on AFSPA

The Centre has moved the Supreme Court seeking a hearing on its curative plea against the verdict by which the protection given to armed forces during anti-militancy operations in areas where AFSPA is in force has been negated. The apex court in its verdict delivered on July 8 last year had given the state police … Continue reading Centre moves Supreme Court on AFSPA

Malala Yousafzai becomes honorary Canadian citizen

AMN Nobel Peace laureate Malala Yousafzai became only the sixth person to receive honorary Canadian citizenship, as she called on the country to be bold in advocating for girls’ education. Yousafzai is the youngest person to speak to Canadian members of parliament and senators in a joint session. She is also the youngest to receive … Continue reading Malala Yousafzai becomes honorary Canadian citizen

KKR beat KXIP by 8 wickets

At Kolkata, Kolkata Knight Riders defeated Kings Eleven Punjab by eight wickets in their first home game of the ongoing IPL tournament. The Kolkata side overhauled the 171-run target in 16.3 overs. Gautam Gambhir played a captain’s knock by scoring 79 off 49 balls. Player of the Match Sunil Narine who opened the innings alongside … Continue reading KKR beat KXIP by 8 wickets